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Eccles. British & World English

Ecclesiastes (in biblical references)

Eccles, Sir John Carew British & World English

(1903–97), Australian physiologist, who demonstrated the way in which nerve impulses are conducted by means of chemical neurotransmitters. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1963)

Ecclesiastes New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

book of the Old Testament attributed to Solomon

Eccles cake British & World English

A round flat cake of sweetened pastry filled with currants

Eccles in Eccles cake British & World English

A round flat cake of sweetened pastry filled with currants

Eccles cake New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

cake of pastry filled with currants